Ah, the mother-daughter shopping trip. Whether you share DNA or not, we know that any twist on this twosome can get tricky amid the gaudy lights and tempting displays of the megamall -- or any other store, for that matter. Add taste squabbles, budget battles and foot fatigue into the mix and even the tightest mother-daughter team might find themselves bickering.
But even though shopping with your mom or daughter might scream stress in some scenarios, it can also be a great bonding experience for the two of you -- and can even provide an opportunity to get to know your shopping partner as a friend as well as family.
Whether previous shopping trips have been delights or disasters, we've got five tips to improve your shopping relationship starting on the next page.